Our Scholars are students from high schools all over Chicago with college ambitions. They are primarily from low-income families and are often the first in their families to attend college.

Current Opportunities for Chicago Scholars

Chicago Scholars Program

Opportunity Type: Pre-college Program
Application Deadline: February 12, 2022
Description: Every year we select talented Chicago high school juniors to become part of a college-going community that values and supports learning, leadership, and long-term success.

Once accepted, Chicago Scholars will Launch, Lift and Lead you into college and through college with our 5 year college access and success program, and beyond to successful careers with 2 years of leadership development. You'll start by learning about and exploring your college options, getting to know supportive mentors, and applying to colleges that will challenge you to do your best. In college, you'll participate in career coaching seminars, and other workshops to help you make the most of your college years.

Contact Information

Chicago Scholars